Published On: Fri, Nov 22nd, 2019

Impeachment, Israel, Tesla: Your Friday Briefing

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Good morning.

We’re covering more testimony in the impeachment inquiry, an eccentric jungle prince in India, and the enduring stardom of Dolly Parton.

At the end of two weeks of public hearings, it appears all but certain that the House will soon vote to impeach President Trump, probably along party lines.

Scioto County has Ohio’s highest rate of babies born with an opioid withdrawal condition. Nearly everyone there seems to know someone who has struggled with drug dependency.

Tales of the royal family of Oudh have circulated for years among tea sellers and rickshaw drivers in India’s capital. It was said that a prince, a princess and a queen — the last of a storied Shiite Muslim royal line — lived in a ruined palace cut off from the city of 20 million people.

The Oudhs didn’t want company: Their 14th-century hunting lodge was surrounded by thick woods and protected with razor wire, dogs and signs warning, “INTRUDERS SHALL BE GUNDOWN.”